Videos: Night sky highlights for March 2021

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** What’s Up: March 2021 Skywatching Tips from NASA – NASA JPL

What are some skywatching highlights in March 2021? Look for Mars close to the Pleiades in the first couple of weeks of March. Then wake up early to observe the giant planets Jupiter and Saturn, which return as morning planets this month. Additional information about topics covered in this episode of What’s Up, along with still images from the video, and the video transcript, are available at https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/whats-up….

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** Tonight’s Sky: MarchSpace Telescope Science Institute

In March, the stars of spring lie eastward: Look for the constellations Gemini and Cancer to spot interesting celestial features like star clusters M35 and the Beehive Cluster, and NGC 3923, an oblong elliptical galaxy with an interesting ripple pattern. Keep watching for space-based views of the galaxies.

Find more Hubble videos at HubbleSite: Videos.

** What to see in the night sky: March 2021 – BBC Sky at Night Magazine

What’s in the night sky tonight? Astronomers Pete Lawrence and Paul Abel talk us through March 2021’s night-sky highlights.

** What’s in the Night Sky March 2021 #WITNSAlyn Wallace

** Night Sky Notebook March 2021 – Peter Detterline

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